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Japanese swordsmiths

W. M. Hawley

Japanese swordsmiths

13,500 names used by about 12,000 swordsmiths from 700 to 1900 A.D.

by W. M. Hawley

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Published by W.M. Hawley in Hollywood, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Swordsmiths -- Japan

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index (v.2).

    Statementcompiled & published by W.M. Hawley.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK6784 H43
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17256333M

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